Trevithick Library

New look libraries for 2014

Posted on 22 October 2014 by Matt Harvey

We’ve spent the last three years refurbishing eight of your libraries. We’ve listened to your suggestions, and provided improved facilities and working spaces, based on how you use the libraries. We’ve picked out some of the highlights below, and you can take a look at the individual library blogs and Twitter feeds to see more
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Extended opening hours from 14 November

Posted on 14 November 2011 by Vicky Stallard

Not enough hours to study in the day? From Monday 14 November, there will be extended opening hours in some of our libraries. Here’s where and when it is happening… Trevithick Library – open until midnight Monday to Friday and to 9.30pm on Sundays ASSL/Law  ibrary – open for study-only access from 9.30pm-midnight Monday to Thursday
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Trevithick Google Doodle!

Posted on 13 April 2011 by Jacqueline Roach

Have you had reason to consult Google today? Google is celebrating the birth of Richard Trevithick, the inventor of the high pressure steam engine, and also the namesake of the Cardiff University Trevithick Library, with a clever doodle of a steam powered engine as its logo!
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How to recreate a Star Wars sound effect!

Posted on 23 March 2011 by Jacqueline Roach

Last week was National Science and Engineering Week. So to celebrate Trevithick Library hosted a fun event during Friday lunch time where students showed off their science skills. A few students from the Physics Department kindly gave up their lunch break to come and perform some “Science Busking”. For those of you unfamiliar with the term it involves the
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Extended hours for Cardiff University Libraries…

Posted on 31 January 2011 by Jacqueline Roach

During semester 2, the Arts and Social Studies, Law, and Trevithick Libraries are open until midnight Monday – Thursday On Sundays, the Arts and Social Studies, Law, Trevithick, Aberconway and Bute Libraries also have longer opening hours: ASSL / Law 12pm – 9.30pm Aberconway 10am – 9.30pm Trevithick 12pm – 9.30pm Bute 12pm – 9.30pm
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Trevithick Library success in design awards

Posted on 21 January 2011 by Jacqueline Roach

The Trevithick Library fought off competitors from 17 other libraries around the UK to be named one of the two winners in the prestigious SCONUL (Society of College, National and University Libraries) Library Design Awards, winning the ‘smaller buildings’ category for developments under 3,000 square metres. The Awards recognise the best new or refurbished Higher Education
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Extended Library Opening Hours

Posted on 14 April 2010 by Lucy Collins

Aberconway, Assl, Bute and Trevithick Libraries will be extending their opening hours from the week beginning 18th April until the end of semester. Please see individual libraries’ web pages for specific hours. Please note that this is a pilot scheme for this semester only.
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